News

10 Best Songs of the Week: The Good, The Bad, & The Queen; Piroshka; Cherry Glazerr; and More

Plus Murray A. Lightburn, Julia Jacklin, Nilüfer Yanya, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Nov 09, 2018

There might still be nearly two months left in 2018, but 2019 album announcements have been coming hard and fast of late. The Top 10 of this week's Songs of the Week is packed with first and second singles from albums due out next January or February, although not our #1, that album is due out next week. More

Nov 08, 2018

Murray A. Lightburn, frontman of Montréal's The Dears, has announced a new solo album, Hear Me Out, and we're pleased to premiere its first single, "Belleville Blues."  More



Reviews

MASS:LIGHT

MASS:LIGHT

Ting Dun

Oct 23, 2013

Murray Lightburn's debut solo album is something of a departure from his work with The Dears, the Montréal-based outfit he has headed for 18 years and five albums. Firstly, for MASS:LIGHT, Lightburn played all the instruments, constructing all the album's sounds, save for some strings and brass. More